In an attempt to promote the awareness of the new phase of the covid-19 in the Oforikrom Municipality, the MCE Hon. Gloria Temmah Gambrah has met with the various information center operators to sensitize their various communities by airing a jingle created by the Assembly. The meeting took place on Wednesday, 10th February 2021 at the Municipal Assembly Conference Room.
According to the Hon. MCE, Oforikrom is one of the hot zones of the pandemic in the Ashanti Region thus the necessity for much more effort to be dedicated to sensitizing the inhabitants of the Municipality about the safety protocols and the new phase of the virus which is more deadly than the former. She appealed to the operators to adhere to the regulations of the information centers but most importantly ensure a constant playing of the new covid-19 jingle created by the Assembly.
In an exclusive interview with the media, Hon. Temmah Gambrah emphasized that Oforikrom is a city and in greater Kumasi thus the use of FM stations only could be adopted however, she recognizes the affectivity of the information centers in the various communities.
The operators made known some of their concerns and assured the MCE that they would work morning and evening effectively, to ensure the decline of covid-19 cases in Oforikrom. Each operator went home with a box of sanitizer, an undisclosed amount and a pen drive containing the SARS-COV-2 jingle.